Introduction to Water Harvesting

  • St. Louis, MO

Presented by Jeff Adams, Principal, Terrasophia Ecological Design and Consultation in collaboration with EarthDance Farm

Interested in exploring the opportunities for water harvesting and stormwater management on your property or as an extension of your professional services or community programming? During this interactive presentation you will discover the fundamentals of residential scale water harvesting, including techniques to mitigate stormwater runoff issues, decrease the use of drinking quality water for outdoor irrigation needs, and provide a supplemental water source. Techniques discussed will include water harvesting landscape features such as rain gardens and swales and storage options including tanks and barrels. Basic calculations will be covered for determining how much water you can potentially harvest. Examples of water harvesting projects and programs from around the country will be highlighted.

More information and registration available from EarthDance farm

Location: EarthWays Center of Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO area